We sat down with Bonnie Canal from The Resiliency Institute. Canal is a nationally recognized leader in community resilience innovations and strategies, and is the founder and Managing Partner of The Resiliency Institute, LLC (TRI). Canal will be presenting “Creating A Culture Of Resiliency” at the 2014 Management Conference.
Tresorit, the secure cloud storage and sharing provider, was not affected by the recent...
Lee Byung-soo says he knew, when he saw his 15-year-old son's body in the tent. It could not...
Today BNET announced a regional expansion initiative sponsored by the Regional Catastrophic Planning Team ("RCPT") of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. The project will assist BNET to develop and implement a regional solution to expand the successful Corporate Emergency Access System (CEAS).
The 2014 BCI North America Awards, held during the DRJ Spring World Welcome Reception, span 10 categories and recognize the outstanding contribution of business continuity professionals and organizations living in or operating in North America. Winners were chosen by a panel of BCI-appointed judges.
People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being told to change their passwords following an administration-wide review of the government's vulnerability to the confounding Heartbleed Internet security flaw.
2013/2014 Continuity Insights & KPMG LLP Global Business Continuity Management Program Benchmarking StudyApril 15, 2014 3:43 pm | by CI Staff | Articles | Comments
The 2013-2014 Continuity Insights & KPMG LLP Global Business Continuity Management Program Benchmarking Study is a comprehensive look at the current state of BCM programs and the drivers for further program development. The online survey, conducted by Continuity Insights explores changes...
A national Harris Interactive Survey commissioned by the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH)® has revealed some frightening perceptions regarding hurricane evacuation. The survey found that a vast majority of Americans, 84 percent, mistakenly base their life or death evacuation decisions on the hurricane category and/or wind speed.
IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it is delivering SoftLayer clients a new set of cloud-capabilities and services that accelerate cloud adoption by securing vital company assets and maintaining continuous businesses operations, even in the event of a disaster.
In a video message posted on the Justice Department website Tuesday, the attorney general says training is critical since patrol officers who arrive first on the scene are increasingly being relied on to respond directly to shooters rather than waiting for SWAT teams.
An outbreak of Ebola in West Africa has been linked to the deaths of more than 120 people, according to the latest World Health Organization count. There is no vaccine and no cure for the deadly virus, and its appearance in West Africa, far from its usual sites in Central and East Africa, has caused some panic.
The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings started with a solemn wreath-laying ceremony Tuesday morning at the site of the twin explosions, the first tribute in a day dedicated to honoring the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were injured, and the first responders, doctors and nurses who helped them.
In this edition, we sat down with Chris Alvord from COOP Systems, a provider of Business Continuity Management (BCM) software for organizations worldwide. Alvord’s management conference session is titled “Efficient BCM Programs Automate Everything.”
Security is harder to maintain than it was a year ago according to a study done by KnowBe4. Ransomware, rapid technology advances and adoption of BYOD create a greater challenge for businesses to stay abreast of the numerous internal and external threats.
Continuity Insights began reporting on the use of social media for emergency management in 2012, expanding the survey in 2013 to include social media strategy, risk and views on effectiveness. Both of these reports give the baseline for the 2014 survey.
A listing of the Case Study educational sessions at the 2014 Continuity Insights Management Conference and links to download presentation slides.
A listing of the Emerging Issues educational sessions at the 2014 Continuity Insights Management Conference and links to download presentation slides.
A listing of the Training & Professional Development Track educational sessions at the 2014 Continuity Insights Management Conference and links to download presentation slides.